AngelHack Gaza 2016
- Friday, May 06 2016
- 03:00 PM EEST
- Gaza, Palestine
Grand Prize: An exclusive invite to our HACKcelerator Program
- A 12-week Curriculum to turn your hackathon idea into a startup reality
- A diverse network of both local and global mentors
- Weekly guest speakers
- A chance to fly to Silicon Valley for our Annual Global Demo Day and participate in a week of extensive pitch training!
Sponsored by Angelhack
Amazon Web Services
Prize: $100 in AWS Credits per person through AWS Activate and
- AWS Free Usage Tier
- 1 month AWS Support at Business level
- AWS Technical Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
- AWS Business Essentials Online Training ($600 value)
- 80 credits for Self-paced labs Training ($80 value)
- 1:1 Office Hours with AWS Solutions Architects
- Access to the Startup Blog and Startup Forum
- Special "Self-starter" Third-Party offers
Sponsored by Amazon Web Services
Challenge: Develop an app for iOS, Android, web, or Windows that uses the WILL SDK with a focus on productivity, writing, games, or other novel uses of digital ink.
Global Prize The top two WILL SDK projects from all over the globe will win the following: • Selected as finalists in the global Wacom Inkathon • All expense paid trip to CES in January 2017 • Finalists will then pitch for a chance to win $10,000, $5,000, or $2500 prizes.
WILL SDK Link: https://developer.wacom.com/technologies/will-universal-ink Global Prize Submission Link: http://goo.gl/forms/tVJP8InYft
Sponsored by Wacom https://developer.wacom.com/technologies/will-universal-ink
Gaza Sky Geeks
Challenge: Develop a product that targets large markets in the MENA region, or businesses operating in the MENA region. The prototype can be in any sector, but should have the potential to scale to reach millions of potential users or hundreds of thousands of businesses.
Grand Prize: A $500 cash prize for the first place team.
Runner Up: A $300 cash prize for the second place.
Most Talented Female Developer Category: Individual prize for the most talented developer (as assessed by judges and mentors): Nexus 5 Google smartphone
Best Team Leader/Project Manager Category: Individual prize for the best team leader/project manager during the hackathon: Nexus 5 Google smartphone
Sponsored by Gaza Sky Geeks
• The Challenge is Simple. AngelHack’s nonprofit arm, Code For A Cause, is challenging superhero coders to build a technology that will have a positive impact on the world, people, or environment.
• The Prize is Awesome. At the end of the 9th Global Series, the top three Code4Impact Award Winners will be invited to the AngelHack HACKcelerator Program. One of these three lucky teams will be flown out to San Francisco, for our 5th Annual Global Demo Day and will pitch to some of the largest Accelerators and Investors in the world, while meeting with leading social entrepreneurs. For more details click here.